Author Archives: admin

Ring in the New Year at Navy Pier’s Crystal Garden,  overlooking Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. The eighth annual New Year’s Eve party is the place to be for an unforgettable end of year celebration, including over 20 premium liquor bars, DJ music entertainment featuring DJ Kane and J-Rose, and Stefani Signature food. Noisemakers…

Chicago’s biggest and best indoor winter event of the year is in full swing at Navy Pier! PNC Bank Winter WonderFest features rides, giant slides, fun photo-ops and more through January 11! Budding artists definitely must visit Craft Corner presented by the Museum of Science and Industry. Nestled in the east side of the festival…

It’s just a few days before Christmas, and if still haven’t finished your shopping, there’s no time like the present! Luckily, Navy Pier is a one-stop Santa shop for your entire gift-giving list. Of course, you can’t go wrong by treating your family friends to an evening at PNC Bank Winter WonderFest. Not to mention,…

You can’t visit the Pier without grabbing a delicious bite to eat! Adding more flavor and elevating the Chicago dining experience at the Pier are two newly-opened popular concepts from Chicago-based Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises – Big Bowl Chinese Express and Frankie’s Pizza by the Slice. Located in a new food experience just steps from…

It’s hard to believe another year has almost passed and with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, these remaining days always seem to fly by.  If you haven’t contemplated your options for New Year’s Eve just yet, consider the possibility of an evening on the water. Lake Michigan and the one-of-a-kind Chicago skyline…

Welcome 2015 with the biggest celebration of the year! The 3rd Annual Chicago Resolution Gala at Navy Pier’s Grand Ballroom is the New Years’ Eve party that you will not want to miss. Mark your calendars for an unforgettable New Year’s night on December 31st, 2014! This party starts at 8:45 p.m. Bring your friends…

There’s a chill in the air, but a spreading of holiday warmth: that’s how you know it’s time for the Santa Hustle 5K. This Saturday, December 6, 2014, the sight of thousands of Santas roaming Chicago, in their dri-fit hoodies, Santa hats, and white beards, will no doubt bring a smile to your face. If…

PNC Bank Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier will be in full swing December 5, 2014 to January 11, 2015! This year all attendees ages two and up need a General Admission Ticket to enter this snowy paradise. Upgrade to an Activity Ticket to enjoy all of the rides and activities in the room including Chicago…

Welcome back to our second edition of highlights at this year’s PNC Bank Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier. Our last post captured top attractions from indoor iceskating to meeting with Santa and Mrs. Claus, but today we’re back with even more WinterWonderfest activities to enjoy inside and far away from any chilly temperatures outside. Don’t…

So the kids are all riled up from downing a mug of hot cocoa and there are forts constructed in your living room that look like a small village. Sounds like it’s time to venture out for new winter activities. Luckily, the Chicago Children’s Museum at Navy Pier has got you covered: from water games…